Renewable Energy, Solar

JA Solar to build 300 MW of solar energy capacity in China

JA Solar Holdings Co. is planning three solar power projects totaling 300 MW in Xingtai City in China‘s Hebei Province. The projects will each have a capacity of 100 MW.

The company has obtained approval from the Hebei Provincial Development and Reform Commission to develop the first 50 MW phase of the Lincheng County project.

The company has also signed framework agreements with local authorities pertaining to the projects in Neiqiu and Xingtai counties, and expects to receive rights to develop such projects by the end of this year.

JA Solar is a manufacturer of solar power products for residential, commercial, and utility-scale power generation. JA Solar is headquartered in Shanghai, China.